The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Front Office in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front Office over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front Office
Rank 22 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Front Office 2 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 1.89% 3.17% 4.38%
As % of the General category 2.41% 8.70% 7.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Front Office
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

General Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
83 23 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 78.30% 36.51% 59.85%
Number of salaries quoted 51 14 74
Average salary £48,250 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.09% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,200 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Front Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Front Office Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Front Office
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front Office across the Stirling region.

Front Office Salary Trend in Stirling

Front Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office.

1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Clojure
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Java SE
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

Front Office
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Front Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Front Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Development Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Java SE
3 1 (25.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Spring Integration
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) JMS
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Functional Programming
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Clojure
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg